Kichechia Savage 1965 (mongoose)

Mammalia - Carnivora - Herpestidae

Parent taxon: Herpestidae according to L. Werdelin and S. Peigne 2010

See also Carroll 1988 and Savage 1965

Sister taxa: Bdeogale, Crossarchus, Cynictis, Dologale, Galerella, Galidiinae, Helogale, Herpestes, Herpestinae, Ichneumia, Legetetia, Mungos, Rhynchogale, Suricata, Ugandictis, Xenogale

Subtaxa: Kichechia savagei Kichechia zamanae

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Type: Kichechia zamanae

Ecology: ground dwelling insectivore-carnivore

Distribution:

• Miocene of Kenya (6 collections), Uganda (1)

Total: 7 collections including 9 occurrences

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